Mississippi , US

Mississippi, state of the United States of America

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Mississippi has a total area of 48,433.82 square miles (125443 km2).

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Mississippi Quick Facts

Population : 2,976,149
Country : United States of America
Head of government : Governor of Mississippi
Area : 125443 km2
Water as percent of area : 3.11%
Land as percent of area : 96.89%
Legislative body : Mississippi Legislature
Named for : Mississippi River
Official language : English
Altitude : 299 feet / 91 meters
Capital : Jackson
Establishment : December 12, 1817 (203 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 06:08:31 (18th April 2021)
Weather : 69℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

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Mississippi has 4 neighbors .

  • Arkansas state of the United States of America
  • Louisiana state in the southern United States
  • Tennessee state of the United States of America
  • Alabama One of the 50 states that make up the United States of America is Alabama. Its capital is Montgomery, and Birmingham is its most populous city. It is located in the country's South Region, Southeast Central Division. It is bordered by Tennessee to the north, Georgia to the east, with the Chattahoochee River forming the southern half of this boundary, Florida and the Gulf of Mexico to the south, and Mississippi to the west. On 14 December 1819, as state number 22, he was admitted to the Union.

  • Jackson County
  • Jasper County
  • Attala County
  • Jefferson County
  • Leflore County
  • Adams County
  • Claiborne County
  • Marshall County
  • Smith County
  • Carroll County
  • Hancock County
  • Wilkinson County
  • Prentiss County
  • Choctaw County
  • Yazoo County
  • Quitman County
  • Forrest County
  • Lawrence County
  • Yalobusha County
  • Greene County
  • Harrison County
  • Coahoma County
  • Tunica County
  • Lowndes County
  • Winston County
  • Madison County
  • Itawamba County
  • Webster County
  • Union County
  • Grenada County
  • Sunflower County
  • Kemper County
  • Lamar County
  • Benton County
  • Stone County
  • Newton County
  • Humphreys County
  • Simpson County
  • Lee County
  • Tippah County
  • Noxubee County
  • Sharkey County
  • Panola County
  • Bolivar County
  • Tishomingo County
  • Jefferson Davis County
  • Tallahatchie County
  • Jones County
  • Chickasaw County
  • Covington County
  • Issaquena County
  • Wayne County
  • Rankin County
  • Alcorn County
  • Lauderdale County
  • Pike County
  • Franklin County
  • Lincoln County
  • Perry County
  • Monroe County
  • George County
  • Copiah County
  • Calhoun County
  • Neshoba County
  • Pontotoc County
  • Tate County
  • Pearl River County
  • Hinds County
  • Amite County
  • Montgomery County
  • Lafayette County
  • Holmes County
  • Walthall County
  • Washington County
  • Clarke County
  • Scott County
  • Oktibbeha County
  • Warren County
  • Marion County
  • Leake County
  • DeSoto County
  • Clay County

Year Population Method
1910 1,797,114 census
1920 1,790,618 census
1930 2,009,821 census
1940 2,183,796 census
1950 2,178,914 census
1960 2,178,141 census
1970 2,216,912 census
1980 2,520,638 census
1990 2,573,216 census
2000 2,844,658 census
2010 2,967,297 census
2011 2,978,731 estimation process
2012 2,983,816 estimation process
2013 2,988,711 estimation process
2014 2,990,468 estimation process
2015 2,988,471 estimation process
2016 2,987,938 estimation process
2017 2,988,510 estimation process
2018 2,981,020 estimation process
2019 2,976,149 estimation process

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People born in Mississippi (198)

People born in Mississippi, including jazz tenor saxophonist and sometimes clarinetist Lester Young, blues singer and songwriter Lil Green, blues musician Gus Cannon, you can see a list of people who born in Mississippi.

Largest Cities in Mississippi (more)

Cities, Towns, Villages, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Mississippi.

City Name Title County Population
Jackson Capital and largest city of Mississippi Hinds 160,628
Gulfport City in Mississippi Harrison 71,705
Southaven City in DeSoto County, Mississippi, United States De Soto 55,780
Biloxi City in Harrison County, Mississippi Harrison 46,212
Hattiesburg City in Lamar County and Forrest County, Mississippi, United States; county seat of Forrest County, Mississippi Forrest 45,863
Olive Branch City in De Soto County, Mississippi, United States De Soto 38,924
Tupelo City in and county seat of Lee County, Mississippi, United States Lee 38,312
Meridian City in and the county seat of Lauderdale County, Mississippi, United States Lauderdale 36,347
Greenville City in Washington County, Mississippi, United States Washington 29,085
Oxford City in Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States of America Amite 28,122
Horn Lake City in De Soto County, Mississippi, United States De Soto 27,272
Pearl Hard object produced within the soft tissue of a living shelled mollusc Rankin 26,510
Madison City in Madison County, Florida, United States Madison 25,661
Starkville City in Mississippi Oktibbeha 25,653
Clinton Suburb city of Jackson, located in Hinds County, Mississippi, United States Hinds 24,440
Brandon City in Mississippi Rankin 24,289

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Mississippi Counties (more)

Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated
County Name Population
Hinds County 231,840
Harrison County 208,080
De Soto County 173,323
Rankin County 155,271
Jackson County 143,617
Madison County 106,272
Lee County 85,436
Forrest County 74,897
Lauderdale County 74,125
Jones County 68,098
Lamar County 63,343
Lowndes County 58,595
Pearl River County 55,535
Lafayette County 54,019
Oktibbeha County 49,587
Hancock County 47,632

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Map Pontchratrain Basin Isle of Orleans 1880
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Map of Usa Highlighting Mississippi
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Mississippi Counties Map Katrina Disaster Areas
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